Syria under investigation by OPCW for using chemical weapons

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons won a Nobel Peace Prize in 2013 for getting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to turn over his chemical weapons stockpile.

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    The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons won a Nobel Peace Prize in 2013 for getting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to turn over his chemical weapons stockpile.

    But after reports of sarin gas use in cities such as Idlib, they are back in Syria.

    Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker explains.


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